If you are going to the trouble of making Christmas cookies, why not make the best Christmas cookies any one ever tasted? Since I live with one of the great Cookie Bakers of all time, it wasn’t exactly easy to come up with this list. […]
Category: Christmas Baking
Has anyone ever made a Tart as Christmas-y as this? Cranberry Curd Tart from David Tanis in The New York Times with a deep bow to David Lebovitz
I marvel at Andrew’s passion for baking. And it’s at its zenith at holiday time. It doesn’t necessarily mean Thanksgiving or Easter or Christmas.. It could be Valentine’s Day or the 4th of July.. But I have to say that this year’s output at Thanksgiving […]
Best Christmas Cookie Ever! Dorie Greenspan’s Beurre et Sel Jammers and a review of "Dorie’s Cookies"
Not too long ago, I suggested that if you made only one baked good this season, it should be the over-the-top delicious Apple Pie Bar found at http://www.chewingthefat.us.com/2016/12/if-you-bake-nothing-else-this-season.html. “Not so fast,” the Baker in our house protested. “If ever there was a cookie to be […]
B’Soffener Kapuziner, an Austrian Family favourite nut-based cake, liberally doused with Gluhwein from the Stracey Family Cookbook
When I was growing up in Montreal, my family had an endless stream of visitors, most of whom had some connection to my parent’s time in Britain during the Second World War. They were both volunteers—my father was a Major in the Canadian Army […]